1282 search results

Sorted by: last change

Magazine Humboldt Kosmos

Our Administration Is Not Bloated At All

Focus Our Administration Is Not Bloated At All Everyone has cursed them at some stage, though German authorities are better than their reputation according to administrative science specialists Geert

Last change:

Our Administration Is Not Bloated At All

Magazine Humboldt Kosmos

A Model Student With the Odd Blip

Focus A Model Student With the Odd Blip A Comment by Hans-Christian Pape Professor Dr Hans-Christian Pape is President of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and head of the Department of Neurophysi

Last change:

A Model Student With the Odd Blip

Magazine Humboldt Kosmos

Why Are People Here So Peculiar?

Focus Why Are People Here So Peculiar? We’re amazed, amused, confused or dumbfounded. Spending time abroad always puts our normal expectations to the test. What are the mechanisms that control our per

Last change:

Why Are People Here So Peculiar?

Magazine Humboldt Kosmos

For Me, Humboldt Today Means ...

Focus For Me, Humboldt Today Means ... Anja Karliczek, Hans Christian Pape, Ranga Yogeshwar, Heiko Maas and Carolina Doran talk about their personal Humboldt. From left to right: Anja Karliczek, Hans-

Last change:

For Me, Humboldt Today Means ...

International Climate Protection Fellows 2012/2013

International Climate Protection Fellows 2012/2013 International Climate Protection Fellowship: Information about the fellowship and on how to apply &nbsp Richard Arthur Degree : Master of Science | F

Last change:

Humboldt’s Groove

Interview Humboldt’s Groove Alexander von Humboldt providing the inspiration for hip hop music? Is that even possible? Absolutely – „Humboldt’s Groove“ is the name of the track by Cuban rapper El Temb

Last change:

Humboldt’s Groove

“The sensual Humboldt is yet to be discovered”

Interview “The sensual Humboldt is yet to be discovered” In his biography, historian Andreas W. Daum puts Alexander von Humboldt’s life in the context of a revolutionary age marked by major upheaval.

Last change:

“The sensual Humboldt is yet to be discovered”

At the easternmost point of his life

The last expedition At the easternmost point of his life At an age where most scientists would have settled for the odd conference, Alexander von Humboldt was still seeking adventure. In 1829 he set o

Last change:

At the easternmost point of his life

A testimony to a restless spirit

Interview A testimony to a restless spirit Andrea Wulf has written numerous books, including “The Invention of Nature: Alexander von Humboldt’s New World” which became a bestseller in 2015. Her latest

Last change:

A testimony to a restless spirit

“Humboldt had this ruthlessness towards himself”

Interview “Humboldt had this ruthlessness towards himself” Researcher, globetrotter, networker and discoverer – Alexander von Humboldt was a real high-flyer. But who was Alexander, the private person?

Last change:

“Humboldt had this ruthlessness towards himself”